Patrick Ball, Director of Research, Human Rights Data Analysis Group, will show how biases in raw data can be addressed through estimation, and explain why it matters.
Using analyses of killings in Iraq, homicides committed by police in the US, killings in the conflict in Syria, and homicides in Colombia, we will contrast patterns in raw data with estimates of total patterns of violence.
- Friday, December 2, 2106
- 11:00 a.m.
- Hesburgh Center Auditorium